Sports | 10:25 pm | November 2, 2011 | By Jordan Konell

Did a Harvard football coach strangle a bulldog in 1908?

Who could strangle a face like that?

The rivalry between Harvard and Yale runs deep — so deep that legend has it a Harvard football coach once strangled a bulldog to motivate his team to kill Yale in that year’s Game. Although this tale helped to fuel the animosity between the longtime rivals, the Los Angeles Times busted the myth on Tuesday. »

City | 7:07 pm | October 27, 2011 | By Jordan Konell

McMahon digs into personal fortune, again

Linda McMahon may get another shot at the U.S. Senate.

After an unsuccessful bid to for Senate last year against U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal LAW ’73, Linda McMahon is at it again. And despite a pledge to rely less on her personal fortune, her first fundraising report of the year shows that she’s already contributed over $600,000 of her own money. A report on McMahon’s »